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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Frankenthal Porcelain Manufactory (German)
Factory owner:
Karl Theodor period (1762–1800)
Date:
ca. 1770
Culture:
German, Frankenthal
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup .214): 2 in. (5.1 cm); Diameter (saucer .215): 5 1/16 in. (12.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Alfred Duane Pell, 1902
Accession Number:
02.6.214, .215
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of cup: [1] crowned CT above B (Frankenthal factory mark for Karl Theodor period)

Painted in underglaze blue enamel on inside foot rim of cup: [2] 7

Painted in gold enamel on underside of cup: [3] 6 - / N.

Incised under glaze on underside of cup: [4] H 2

Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of saucer: [5] crowned CT above 7 (Frankenthal factory mark for Karl Theodor period)

Incised under glaze on underside of saucer: [6] B 2
Reverend Alfred Duane Pell (until 1902; to MMA)
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